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Medical Records Storage. 1-888-563-3732 has copies of your medical record which you can get a copy sent to you or your doctor for a fee of around $50
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario website lists doctors accepting patients in Ontario, Canada
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Need a doctor? - Are you looking for a family doctor or nurse practitioner? Start here to find health care professionals now accepting new patients. Find health care options - Use this service to explore the different health care choices available to you in your community. Ontario Health Insurance - Ontario residents can access free emergency and preventive medical care under OHIP, the Ontario Health Insurance Plan. Ontario Wait Times - Want to know how long you can expect to wait in an emergency room, or for surgery or diagnostic imaging? Search here. Prescription drug benefits - Find out information about the Ontario Drug Benefit Program. Seniors Care - If you are a senior, you have many options for care in your home, in supportive housing, in a retirement residence, or in a long-term care home.
Shaving - Tips, Info, How Tos, and More
Health Care Options Medical Services Directory | Search Results
Find a Service Canada Office
Sudbury District Health Unit
Lasalle Walkin Clinic
Northwood Medical Clinic
Royal Victoria Hospital of Barrie
Why Lead In Plastics and Other Answers
Canadian Lung Association - Asthma
Ontario Division of Canadian Lung Association
Asthma Society of Canada
4 Seasons of Asthma
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America has information about asthma, allergies, food allergies and more!
Canada and USA Food Guide
Canadian Health Network
Aller Days is devoted to allergy sufferers everywhere, this site offers tips for relief from allergy discomfort, and a free newsletter.
Allergy and Asthma Magazine offers healthcare information, up-to-date information on skincare issues, allergy treatment, and care, a risk calculator, and a nutrition center. The site allows users to access back issues and to search the site for what interests them the most
Allernet: All About Allergy defines what causes allergies, offers national allergy forcasts, a newsletter, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Allerpet.com is a company that markets products designed to substantially reduce the level of pet-related allergens in the home. They offer a lot of useful information covering nearly everything related to allergies.
Food Allergy Network aims to further understanding of food allergies, offering FAQ, updates, asearchable database, access to recipes and research reports, as well as a daily tip.
RxList has information on pharmaceutical drugs, including warnings, interactions, dosages, and overdose treatments. You can also search by imprint codes, the little numbers engraved on pills.
Ready.gov is a common sense framework designed to launch a process of learning about citizen preparedness. One of the primary mandates of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is to educate the public, on a continuing basis, about how to be prepared in case of a national emergency including a possible terrorist attack.
Free-Ed.Net has free online courses, tutorials, study guides and lessons in 120 academic and vocational/technical topic areas.***
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) provides national leadership, evidence-informed analysis and advice on substance abuse issues to mobilize collaborative efforts to reduce alcohol and other drug related harm in Canada.
Health Canada's major findings from the Canadian Alcohol and Drug Use Monitoring Survey.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) (USA)
MADD USA (Mothers Against Drunk Driving).
MADD Canada (Mothers Against Drunk Driving).
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) (USA).
Distraction.gov (USA). Distraction.gov is your resource for learning more about distracted driving. Get the facts, get involved, and help us keep America's roadways safe.
Blood alcohol content (From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia). This page also lists the limits for most countries.
Automobile Safety Don't Drink and Drive!
College Drinking: Changing the Culture has sections for parents, high school counselors, and students give the
latest statistics and information about drinking and youth. For
students, the materials are often interactive and show how alcohol
affects different parts of the body, alcohol myths, and how much alcohol
is costing you, in calories and in dollars. You can also enter
information into online software that lets you look at how drinking
behavior affects your BAC (Blood Alcohol Content).
World Health Organization
American Foundation for the Blind
Merck Manual has been a bible of health care for over 100 years. This Web-based edition comes in two versions: text only, and an interactive version with photos, video, and animation. (It's a good thing, too, because the site's design is pretty dull.) Take a quiz to see if you have a fungal infection, or click the Pronunciation tab and highlight a word to hear a voice pronounce it. You also get links to associations and institutions that specialize in particular areas of medicine.
CDC's Travelers Health is a Center For Disease Control and Provention website that lists vaccinations, water precautions, and other health advise and advisories for each country in the world.
TheSeafood List is FDA's Guide to Acceptable Market Names for Seafood sold in Interstate Commerce.
Virtual Hospital is a digital health sciences library created in 1992 at the University of Iowa to help meet the information needs of health care providers and patients. The goal of the Virtual Hospital digital library is to make the Internet a useful medical reference and health promotion tool for health care providers and patients. The Virtual Hospital digital library contains thousands of textbooks and booklets for health care providers and patients. Health care providers are in constant need of current, authoritative medical information in order to help them take better care of their patients. Patients also need access to current and authoritative medical information to help them live healthier lives and take better care of themselves when ill.
Until recently, such information was usually available only in print form in libraries distant from the point of care or home, and the barriers to accessing the information were quite high. Virtual Hospital is dedicated to lowering these barriers.
Safety House (From the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center) Doll-house lets you explore room by room with short, interactive popup
windows that inform on injury prevention, carbon monoxide, fires,
poisons, and lead poisoning dangers within each room. Related links
embedded in some of the popup windows leads to more info.
Little People of America assists dwarfs with their physical and developmental concerns resulting from short stature. By providing medical, environmental, educational, vocational, and parental guidance, short-statured individuals and their families may enhance their lives and lifestyles with minimal limitations. Through peer support and personal example, their members are supportive of all those who reach out to LPA. Lastly, by networking with national and international growth-related and genetic-support groups, LPA enhances knowledge and support of short-statured individuals.
Little People of Ontario assists dwarfs with their physical and developmental concerns resulting from short stature.
Dwarfism.org is a centralize resource on Dwarfism.
www.yoursurgery.com The goal of this site is to educate the average
individual by providing a comprehensive library
of surgical procedures presented in an easy to
understand format. Designed to be an additional
and complementary source of information to a
doctor's care, the site provides a basis for the
patient to generate questions for his/her personal
surgeon, and acts as a resource for physicians with
which to educate their patients. Equipped with
simple diagrams and state of the art animation,
site is a resource for patients and their families,
physicians and students.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Fitness Online's ideal weight calculator
Fitness.com nutritional calculator determines the nutritional value of particular foods.
CBS Health Watch
Your Genes, Your Health: A Multimedia Guide to Genetic Disorders
This site has a wonderful animated explanation of the causes of Sickle
Cell Disease. For other disorders, such as Cystic Fibrosis, Hemophelia,
Neurofibromatosis, and Huntington Disease, there are areas where
patients talk about the consequences of having the disorder, treatments
Dental Consumer Advisor
Dental Angle Online Magazine
Dental Directory Service
DiscoveryHealth.com has good use of multimedia, including video of surgical procedures and a "You Be the Doc" role-playing feature.
mycereal.com mycereal.com is an interactive website developed by General Mills that helps you custom-create your own special cereal
blends. Our developers will work with you to help you choose from dozens of tasty, healthy ingredients to create a cereal
that meets your nutritional needs and taste preferences. Get the nutrients you need in great-tasting cereals you create!
Take control of your health today at mycereal.com!
Health Care Spending Update (Canada)
Intelihealth is a health information website.
Jamieson Vitamins is a manufacturer of vitamins and minerals.
MayoClinic.com is a health information website.
www.surgeon-and-safari.co.za Cosmetic, Plastic & Ophthalmic Surgery with a safari afterwards.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
created a website for those that need to find out more about Medicare,
nursing homes in general, and health information. The searchable
database lets users narrow their search for a facility by region,
county, city (within the United States) and then pull up information
about specific facilities in those areas, including inspection reports.
United States Fire Administration (USFA) Kid's Place The United States Fire Administration (USFA) created this site for the
purpose of keeping children and their families safe from fire. This
site includes activities such as an interactive game, puzzles and
coloring pages. This site also includes a link to the site for Fire
ASL Fingerspelling has a great fingerspelling dictionary as well as a converter, which provides the correct fingerspelling for any word you type into the dictionary. There is also a quiz to test your knowledge
ASL Access has information aboutAmerican Sign Language videos and how to order them is available here
The Canadian Hearing Society
Gallaudet University is the world leader in liberal education and career development for deaf and hard-of-hearing undergraduate students. The University enjoys an international reputation for the outstanding graduate programs it provides deaf, hard-of-hearing, and hearing students, as well as for the quality of the research it conducts on the history, language, culture, and other topics related to deaf people. In addition, the University?s Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center serves deaf and hard-of-hearing children at its two demonstration schools and throughout the nation by developing, implementing, and disseminating innovative educational strategies. Gallaudet University is located at
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, D.C. 20002
SignWritingSite Learn more about SignWriting, which enables people to read and learn using sign language, including taking, lessons and joining discussion forums about its use. There is a search engine and online library for further research and learning.
Zoos Software has a software package for Palm devices that makes learning ASL easier. The software enables you to learn sign language at your own pace. Also enables you to type in words and it will show you the sign language for those words.
DLTK's Crafts for Kids features a variety of fun, printable children's crafts, coloring pages and more including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children's favorite cartoon characters. This website also has colorable pictures of ASL fingerspelling which helps children learn basic sign language.
Fingerspelling Alphabet image
American Veterinary Medicine Association
The Cat Doctor
Doctors Foster & Smith Pet Supplies
Pet Place.com is the definitive online resource for pet news, health and well-being. Dr. Jon Rappaport, the founder, has developed an authoritative, user-friendly site where pet owners worldwide can go for complete, up-to-date information on all pet issues. The site combines the expert knowledge and unending passion of the world's top veterinarians and animal hospitals with cutting-edge web technology to create both an education and support system for all pet owners. PetPlace.com is dedicated to increasing your bond with your pet by providing the means to help your best friend live a longer, happier and healthier life.
Care For Animals This site, presented by the American Veterinary Medical Association, is
an excellent site for helping young children learn about caring for
pets. Animated Journeys is easy to navigate and contains areas such as
Selecting a Pet and Pet Health. Pet Stories contains stories written by
children and children can use an online form to submit their own pet
stories. Kids Corner contains a mix of activities about animals.